Bushcraft Cookery

This one-day course is designed to introduce the concept of Bushcraft cookery to someone who is totally new to the idea and allow him or her to leave the woods feeling comfortable and relaxed about preparing meals in different ways in the wild.

The aim of this course is to introduce you to the fundamentals of Bushcraft Cookery in a small group. The content of the course may vary due to the season however the following subjects will be introduced.

  • Knife skills – Introduction to the Bushcraft knife, and how to use it safely in the preparation of small game, Trout, Pigeon Rabbit or Pheasant.
  • Introduction to the identification of edible plants and how to cook them.
  • Camp Cookery preparation and cooking food over a fire and in a Pit.
  • Preparation of fish to be cooked over a fire.

Survival for Teenagers

Lessons in Survival and Bushcraft for Teenagers without their gadgets.

Family Bow Making Day

A chance for the family to get out into a fantastic woodland environment and build a bow.

D of E Residential

This course is open to all Gold Duke of Edinburgh’s entrants to learn Bushcraft skills in a secluded Ancient Woodland environment.

Two Day Family Bushcraft

On this two day 2 night course we will introduce you and your child to the joys of the natural world. This course has been broken into short interactive chunks and as much fun as possible.

Two Day Introduction to Bushcraft

This two day two night course is our intermediate course which has proven to be the most popular so far. No prior experience is needed for this course.

One Day Introduction to Bushcraft

The aim of this course is to introduce you to the fundamentals of Bushcraft in a small group. The content of the course may vary due to the season.

Forest School

Down in the Woods Ltd run Term Time and Holiday Time Forest Schools at Warren Farm for different age groups. Click the find out more button for more details.